Information & Facts
Car rental companies include Dollar Rent a Car, David's Car
Rental, Y&R and Archie Auto Rentals.
Buses do run to St. George's but there is no fixed schedule.
Taxis are located at the exit of the Arrivals terminal and cost
EC$50 to St. George's.
EC$50 (adults), EC$25 (children).
Facilities include a tourist office, bureau de change, public
telephone, restaurant, cafeterias, duty free shops, newsagent, gift
shop, fresh flower stalls and first aid. There are disabled toilets
and ramps in the terminal. Wheelchairs and disabled parking spaces
are also available.
English is the official language and is widely spoken,
but Grenadian Creole is considered the language of the
The official currency of Grenada is the Eastern Caribbean dollar
(XCD), which is divided into 100 cents. The Eastern Caribbean
dollar is tied to the US dollar at US$1 = EC$2.7. ATM machines are
available at most banks and major credit cards are accepted at most
hotels, car rental companies and shops. Many establishments will
accept payment in US dollars, giving change in the local currency.
Travellers cheques are widely accepted and travellers cheques in US
dollars are recommended. Banking hours are Monday to Friday from
8am to 3pm.
Local time is GMT -4.